Hunker Down with Netflix Hidden Treasures

Winter just keeps on coming. If you’ve given up on going outside unless you have to, as I have, there’s no better time to find some comfort watchin’ on Netflix.  Read More Hunker Down with Netflix Hidden Treasures

Six Suspenseful TV Shows to Watch While Snowed In

Hello, Persephoneers! I hope the holidays were good to you and that you had a wonderful New Year. For me and for a lot of other people, it has brought nothing but snow. Here are some good suspenseful TV shows, all available on Netflix Instant, that you can watch while snowed in. Read More Six Suspenseful TV Shows to Watch While Snowed In

5 Perfect Netflix Instant Movies to Spend Your Saturday With

Good afternoon! It’s chilly out; let’s all stay in with some cocoa and a Netflix marathon. I’ll bring the marshmallows and the peppermint bark.  Read More 5 Perfect Netflix Instant Movies to Spend Your Saturday With

What To Do When True Blood Just Isn’t Doing It For You Anymore

I know, I know, friends. We started out loving True Blood together, embracing its blend of soap opera, cheese, and some truly impressive shirtless actors. We liked vampires! We liked the gore! We liked the barely-clothed allegories to the struggle for gay and civil rights! We really liked Pam and Eric!

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We Try It: Netflix v. Amazon Prime Unlimited Streaming

A while ago, I wrote a post comparing Netflix Instant to Hulu Plus. Netflix was the clear winner for my personal viewing habits; let’s see how it holds up against Amazon’s streaming service.  Read More We Try It: Netflix v. Amazon Prime Unlimited Streaming

What I Watched Last Night: Wallander, BBC vs. Swedish Editions

How I ended up being really interested in a more high-brow variety of crime television, I’m not entirely sure, but both the English-speaking and original Swedish versions of Wallander satisfyingly scratch that itch. Read More What I Watched Last Night: Wallander, BBC vs. Swedish Editions

What I Watched Last Night: Classic Doctor Who!

Yes, indeed, I am talking about Doctor Who again. You love it, I love it, and we are all better for it.

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What I Watched Last Night: “The Last Enemy,” Episode 1

Sometimes, I decide to write for this section so that I have an official reason to stray from my compulsive viewing habits. I’ve already talked about Doctor Who twice, I’ve finished Luther and Bleak House, and now I’ve started obsessively watching Battlestar Galactica. Since BSG is already recapped around these parts (and done so nicely, I assume, but I haven’t spoiler-ed myself), I decided to peruse my Netflix queue for something new. I settled on The Last Enemy, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, better known from Sherlock.

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